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We found 75 neonatologists who accept Aetna Leap Everyday Plus near Drexel Hill, PA.

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Dr. Jennifer Naomi Cohen, MD
Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Jennifer Cohen's specialty is neonatology. Dr. Cohen is professionally affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital, and Chester County Hospital. She accepts Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients. Dr. Cohen graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Children's Hospital Boston. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Hallam Hurt practices neonatology in Philadelphia, PA. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Dr. Hurt graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Hurt include: Philadelphia Super Doctors; Recognized by America's Top Doctors; and McLemore Birdsong Award for Excellence in Teaching, University of Virginia.

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Dr. Rebecca Anne Simmons, MD
Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Rebecca Simmons practices neonatology. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Simmons accepts. She graduated from the University of Arizona College of Medicine. Her medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arizona. Dr. Simmons has received distinctions including Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012 and Recognized by Best Doctors in America - 2013-2014. She is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Ursula Nawab works as a neonatologist. Her professional affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nawab takes. She obtained her medical school training at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine and performed her residency at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Jefferson University Hospitals, and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Kevin Dysart's medical specialty is neonatology. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dysart honors. Dr. Dysart obtained his medical school training at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and performed his residency at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children and Jefferson University Hospitals. He has received the distinction of Philadelphia Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Specializes in Neonatology
Civic Ctr Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. William Fox, who practices in Philadelphia, PA, is a medical specialist in neonatology. He is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fox accepts. After completing medical school at Duke University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and UPMC Presbyterian. Dr. Fox has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Janet Lioy, MD
Specializes in Neonatology
3400 Civic Center Boulevard; Division of Neonatology
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Janet Lioy is a neonatologist. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. After completing medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, she performed her residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Lioy include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2011-2012, 2013-2014. Dr. Lioy is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), and Princeton HealthCare System.

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Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Barbara Schmidt's specialty is neonatology. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. She studied medicine at the University of Gottingen Faculty of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Schmidt include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2011-2012. She is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Dr. Nicholas Obiri, MD
Specializes in Neonatology
501 N. Landsdowne Avenue; Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, 4th Floor
Drexel Hill, PA
 

Dr. Nicholas Obiri's specialty is neonatology. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. Dr. Obiri's education and training includes medical school at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center. He is professionally affiliated with St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Reading Health System, and Crozer-Keystone Health System.

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Clinical interests: Endotracheal Intubation

Michele Zucker, MD, MPH
Specializes in General Practice, Neonatology, General Pediatrics
4865 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Michele Zucker's areas of specialization are general practice, neonatology, and general pediatrics. She is professionally affiliated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Dr. Zucker takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. She attended Temple University School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Specializes in Neonatology
501 N. Landsdowne Avenue; Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, 4th Floor
Drexel Hill, PA
 

Dr. Tarek Nakhla is a neonatologist. He is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. He studied medicine at Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Nakhla's residency was performed at Flushing Hospital Medical Center. In addition to English, he speaks Arabic. He is affiliated with Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Nakhla is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Elizabeth Foglia is a specialist in neonatology. She works in Philadelphia, PA. She graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Foglia honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. She has received professional recognition including the following: Society for Pediatric Research Junior Investigator Coaching Program and Travel Award and Patient-Oriented Research Award, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Poster Day. She is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Dr. Gordon Y. W. Chang, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Neonatology
130 South Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Gordon Chang's specialties are pediatric hospital medicine and neonatology. He practices in Bryn Mawr, PA. He is affiliated with Phoenixville Hospital and Bryn Mawr Hospital. Aetna, Aetna Bronze, and Aetna HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Chang accepts. Dr. Chang has a closed panel. Dr. Chang is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and a graduate of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago's residency program.

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Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Michael Padula is a specialist in neonatology. He is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Chester County Hospital. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Padula attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children and Jefferson University Hospitals for residency.

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Dr. Huayan Zhang, MD
Specializes in Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Huayan Zhang specializes in neonatology. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. She graduated from Capital Medical University and then she performed her residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Dr. Zhang is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Dr. Glenn Stuart Kaplan, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Neonatology
130 South Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA
 

Dr. Glenn Kaplan works as a pediatric hospitalist and neonatologist. He is affiliated with Phoenixville Hospital and Bryn Mawr Hospital. Aetna, Aetna Bronze, and Aetna HSA are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kaplan takes. Dr. Kaplan is not accepting new patients at this time. After completing medical school at Temple University School of Medicine, Dr. Kaplan performed his residency at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children.

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What is Neonatology?

Neonatologists are doctors who provide care for newborn babies who need specialized medical help. These babies may be premature, sick, need surgery, or have injuries from birth. Neonatologists work in hospitals in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, or NICU, where they have access to special equipment sized to fit very small babies. Although neonatologists mostly see patients after birth, they may occasionally attend deliveries. In some cases where a problem is diagnosed during pregnancy, a neonatologist may also consult with the OBGYN or perinatologist (high-risk obstetrician).

Many of the problems that neonatologists treat are due to prematurity, where an infant is born before 37 weeks gestation. When infants are born prematurely, their bodies are often not developed enough to be able to cope with the world apart from their mother. Premature infants sometimes struggle with issues such as:
  • Breathing and lung problems, including apnea
  • Temperature regulation
  • Jaundice, a condition that causes yellowing of the skin (jaundice is common in newborns but can sometimes lead to serious complications)
  • An underdeveloped digestive system, which poses a nutritional challenge
  • An underdeveloped neurological system, which can lead to problems breathing, sucking, and swallowing

Full-term infants also sometimes require the care of a neonatologist. Problems that might affect a full-term newborn include, among others:
  • Asphyxia, or a lack of oxygen, during birth
  • Congenital birth abnormalities
  • Infections such as pneumonia or meningitis
  • Hyperbilirubinemia, or severe jaundice
  • Injuries obtained during the birth process
  • Bradycardia, or an unusually slow heartbeat

Neonatologists spend time with their tiny patients and their families, diagnose and treat any problems, and manage their daily care. They also ensure newborn babies receive adequate nutrition, which is a critical factor in their healing and growth. Having a baby in the NICU can be a scary time for families. Neonatologists have the knowledge and experience in newborn care to provide the best for your baby.